Henry Yan has been teaching at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco for more than twenty years. He teaches figure and portrait drawing and painting for the schools of Fine Arts, Foundations, and Illustrations for the university.
His book, Henry Yan’s Figure Drawing – Techniques and Tips, published in 2006, has been widely used by art students and professional artists in the U.S. and internationally.
Other than teaching for the Academy of Art University, he has also been invited to run seminars and workshops in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Asia. A large amount of his work has been collected internationally.